Teresa H. Hunt 9/9/2009 1:23:48 PM

Wonderful image. It's very sharp and you've got good detail. Great job. :) #1178563

Rachelle D. Carriere 9/9/2009 2:53:57 PM

Beautiful capture with great details and composition Jean! #7929612

Jean Lechleiter 9/9/2009 4:08:10 PM

Teresa and Rachelle, thanks so much for taking the time to comment.I found the lilies in gardens near here and they were huge, simply gorgeous. #7929736

Marisol Pastor 9/14/2009 12:52:34 PM

Excellent detail Jean! #7942700

Jean Lechleiter 9/14/2009 4:32:29 PM

Thanks for your encouraging words, Marisol #7943045

Roxana H. McRoberts 9/19/2009 4:59:38 PM

Congrats for the EP! I love the title.

Karen Kessler 9/20/2009 4:05:11 PM

Fantastic macro, Jean! The colors & detail are wonderful! Congrats on the EP! #7963191

Jean Lechleiter 9/23/2009 10:42:48 AM

Roxana and Karen, thank you both for taking the time to look and comment. Much appreciated. #7975059

Ron McEwan 9/29/2009 5:37:23 AM

This is a terrific close up Jean. I can never capture white worth a hoot, you sure nailed this one for sure. Congratulations on a job well done. #7993749

Patricia Seidler 10/22/2009 6:54:04 PM

Congratulations Jean on a well deserved finalist. Good luck in the next round. #8060542

Nancyj E. Hovey 10/22/2009 8:50:47 PM

on your deserving FINALIST!!! 8o) #8061616

Jean Lechleiter 10/22/2009 8:57:35 PM

Oh my gosh, this is a first for me!!! It really was a lucky shot. I didn't even use a tripod!

Thank you Pat and Nancy.

I don't think I'll be able to sleep tonight! #8061676

Misty Blue 10/23/2009 7:00:01 AM

Way To Go Jean ~ Congrats!!!! #8064115

Rachelle D. Carriere 10/23/2009 8:10:12 AM

WHOOOO HOOO WTG Jean! #8064621

Mary A. Legler 10/23/2009 9:50:34 AM

Congratulations, Jean!! #8065205

Jean Lechleiter 10/23/2009 1:41:19 PM

Thank you so much, Misty, Rachelle and Mary. I still can hardly believe this! #8065989

M.Christine Duncan 10/23/2009 2:12:50 PM

Hey!!! I spy a finalist!!! Awesome job Jean... big hugs and big congrats are in order m'dear!!! I'm so excited for you :-) #8066131

Jean Lechleiter 10/23/2009 8:14:09 PM

Thanks so much, Christine. Cheers! #8067118

Christine Lobsinger 10/23/2009 9:58:12 PM

AWWW.. right on Jean! I'm so very happy for you!! CONGRATS to you on your LOVELY FINALIST SHOT... I wish you all the best in the next round!!!

CHRIS #8067284

Jean Lechleiter 10/23/2009 10:10:55 PM

I'm still not believing this! Thank you Christine, especially for all those smiles! It's great to have people to share this with. #8067298

Karen Kessler 10/24/2009 3:39:34 PM

WTG on the FINALIST, Jean! HUGE Congrats! #8069399

Roxana H. McRoberts 10/24/2009 5:38:38 PM

Congratulations on the Finalist Jean!!it is well deserved. #8069626

Jean Lechleiter 10/24/2009 7:01:25 PM

Hi Karen and Roxana, thank you both so much. I really appreciate you, my BP friends. #8069799

R. J. Laudenbacher 10/24/2009 7:14:49 PM

WTG Jean!!!! :) This is a superb capture and the detail on it is amazing. A big congratulations to you on this amazing Finalist. I hope to see it with the Gold! #8069813

Jean Lechleiter 10/24/2009 9:42:50 PM

Thank you so much R.J. for such lovely thoughts! I really don't know how I got this far as I still feel like a beginner! #8070020

Karen Celella 10/26/2009 11:31:25 AM

Congratulations on your lovely finalist Jean. You are beginning to be a winner! Good luck in the next round. #8074959

Jean Lechleiter 10/26/2009 11:41:09 AM

Thank you so much, Karen. I think this was beginner's luck! #8074974

Teresa H. Hunt 10/31/2009 10:13:21 AM

SO AWSOME!! Congrats on your FINALIST!! #8091109

Jean Lechleiter 10/31/2009 12:47:57 PM

Thanks for your compliments, Teresa. I can still hardly believe this! #8091483

Dianna Murphy 5/14/2010 9:18:56 AM

Awesome clarity and framing. A great finalist. #8611416

Jean Lechleiter 5/14/2010 1:34:39 PM

Dianna, Thanks for visiting my gallery and commenting on this image.It is so much appreciated. #8611796

Bill Houghton 8/14/2010 7:08:18 AM

Jean, this is a great macro shot and congratulations. Beautiful job. Thanks for commenting on my finalist photo. Have a great weekend, Bill #8830933

Jean Lechleiter 8/16/2010 9:12:39 PM

Thank you so much, Bill. #8841823

Dawn M. Schneider 5/26/2011 12:39:40 PM

what am amazing image this is. I want to reach out and touch it!!! love the color! congrats on your finalist, very well deserved. Hope you are doing well Jean. ;) #9429988

Jean Lechleiter 5/26/2011 1:03:20 PM

Hi Dawn, thanks for visiting my gallery and for your kind comments. I really surprised myself with this photo! #9430019

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